The Brophy lacrosse team won the 5A-I state championship Friday, May 14, 10-8 against Chandler to bring home their third championship in four seasons, including back-to-back championships in 2007-2008.
Brock Ghelfi ’12 scored four goals and assisted on another according to westsidelax.com, tied with Adam Fishman ’10 for the team lead in points for the game with five.
Brophy trailed 3-2 at the end of the first quarter then took a 6-4 halftime lead. They expanded their lead to 9-6 at the end of the third and tacked on their 10th goal in the final quarter.
The Brophy hockey team faced off in its first state championship bout March 28, but the Notre Dame Prep Saints topped the Broncos 7-1.
The No. 1 seeded Broncos at 15-7-2 took on the No. 1 seeded Notre Dame at 21-2-1. The Saints were on a 10 game win streak going into the game combining both the regular season and the playoffs. The last game they did not win was a tie with the Broncos Jan. 24.